Location Advantages

If you need to get somewhere fast – Palestine is the right location for your business. The City of Palestine is where five major highways converge and then go out in a pentagon, making it is possible to head in any direction and reach major cities like Dallas, Houston, Austin, Oklahoma City, Jackson, New Orleans and Kansas City in less than a day. As a former railroad city, Palestine has a strong railway presence – offering businesses another way to move raw materials and finished products. Reaching Palestine by air is also convenient with the city having its own municipal airport and being only two hours from the Dallas and Houston airports. Additionally, businesses needing to move products by ship can reach the Port of Houston in under 2.5 hours. Regardless of a business’s transportation needs – Palestine makes it easy to access more MSA’s. This is why companies like Walmart and Budweiser have chosen to open major distribution centers in the city. 

Explore our location advantages below or contact us for more information.

Chart with Mileage

Distanced to Major U.S. Cities      
Austin, TX 178 miles Little Rock, AR 305 miles
Birmingham, AL 598 miles Memphis, TN 446 miles
Dallas, TX 98 miles New Orleans, LA 438 miles
Houston, TX 157 miles Oklahoma City, OK 318 miles
Jackson, MS 364 miles St. Louis, MO 717 miles
Kansas City, MO 557 miles Chicago, IL 981 miles
San Antonio, TX 257 miles Lubbock, TX 426 miles

Local Map

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  • Click here for an interactive driving map.
  • Market Access is easliy accomplished in Palestine.  U.S. 79, 84, 287, Texas 19, & 155 provide Palestine with the interconnectivity to all of Texas and the United States.

National Map

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Central Location

central location

Reach More MSA's From Palestine's Central Location. If your business needs acces to a majoirty of the MSA's in Texas, then Palestine is the location.  Most of the MSA's can be reached in 3 hours or less from Palestine. 

Rail Connection

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Palestine is served by Union Pacific Railroad.  Palestine has an intesection of a north/south and east/west line.